The Best College Town in Every State

Having an institution of higher learning located within the city limits is only one part of being a great college town. The best versions are friendly, medium-sized cities or small towns that punch well above their weight in the world of cultural attractions while also being home to a myriad of great bars & restaurants. Having a top-notch sports team to watch on the local campus doesn't hurt, either. Click on the slideshow to see the best in each state. Let's block ads! (Why?)